People who smoke weed are three times more likely to die from high blood pressure than those who do not, new research suggests. Scientists in the US analysed data from marijuana users against non-user...
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Addicts aged over 40 now make up one-third of those being treated.
Global Drug Survey results shine light on Aussie habits.
It's the Greens vs One Nation on medical marijuana.
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"This idea doesn't have a good record."
With every passing year our brains tend to get a little less sharp, because like every other organ in the body, our brain ages over time. This decreases memory performance and cognitive ability, meani...
For all those committed to 'the sacrament of cannabis'.
Medical cannabis process needs to speed up, Labor leader tells Turnbull.
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He wants better access to the drug for the five-year-old, who has a rare form of epilepsy.
One Nation is lobbying for one to 'save lives'.
This super healthy food still isn't permitted for human consumption in Australia.
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Claims patients will die after cannabis oil supplier raided by police.
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Half of admissions to leading rehab clinic now for amphetamine use.
Businesses need to pass strict legislative tests in order to hold a licence.
People in their 40s are using more than teens.
105,862 seizures and 133,926 arrests.
In 2012, when other parents were trading stories about the difficulties of balancing homework with football training or swimming lessons, I was in my garage painstakingly measuring amounts of a schedule one narcotic to extract medication for my son.
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The only sampling allowed for this crop is DNA extraction.
The current state and federal governments refuse to acknowledge the key role of harm reduction in providing safety and saving lives. Instead, they are forging ahead with their illogical and impossible pursuit of a drug-free society based on the old, heavy-handed law-and-order approach.
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Medical marijuana is on its way to wider availability in Australia, but advocates are throwing caution to the wind by planning cannabis picnics in Sydney and the Gold Coast. The Free Cannabis organisa...
CANBERRA -- Australia has passed a medical marijuana bill to allow the cultivation of the drug, but the Greens say medical cannabis remains an illegal substance. Health Minister Sussan Ley announced o...
If you’re a little dazed and confused about Random Drug Testing on Australia's roadsides, it’s probably not just because of what you’re smoking. RDTs are being rolled out across the country at an inc...
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Legislation allowing cannabis to be grown for medicine or research will be introduced by the Federal Government today. Health Minister Sussan Ley told Channel 9 show Today she was "very confident" the...
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Of all the fields researcher David Allsop thought he would end up in, cannabis pharmacology was not one of them. But the University of Sydney researcher told The Huffington Post Australia there was cu...
NSW drivers, you are on notice -- amidst an alarming spike in motorists testing positive to drugs, police have you in their sights. Roadside drug testing kits will soon be rolled out across most of th...
Illegal drugs are no longer just slung on seedy street corners or in shady carpark deals -- they’re now just a mouse click away on some of the most popular sites on the internet. Crystal methamphetami...